option broadcast-address

Glenn Satchell glenn.satchell at uniq.com.au
Wed Apr 14 13:19:10 UTC 2010

On 04/11/10 00:56, red1 red wrote:
> Dear Members;
> What will happen if I don't define option broadcast-address; and for
> which case we can use it ?
> Regards
> Red1

No harm will be done. dhcpd will work it out based on the subnet and 
netmask and fill it in.

It's quite common to never configure this option, as the system will 
work out the correct value for you.


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